Living in South Florida, hurricane preparedness is a fact of life. Every summer, Floridians replenish their food and water stores in order to be prepared for whatever the season brings. But true preparedness goes beyond the basics of food, cash and gas. Be sure to incorporate these essential plumbing preparations into your routine this
A septic system serves an important need in everyday life and it can last for years if properly maintained. For many homeowners, it’s almost magical. Things go down the drain and you just have it pumped out later. But improper use and failure to maintain a septic tank can be costly to repair or replace.
You’ve opted for the space and energy savings provided by tankless water heating, but the decision making process is not yet over. The next big choice has plagued numerous homeowners over the years: gas or electric? Each option has its merits and neither is appropriate in all situations. The following are a few key considerations
Not everyone comes armed with professional plumber tools, which is probably a good thing. Can you imagine the damage that untrained/amateur homeowners could do if they had easy access to tools like giant pipe wrenches, tube cutters and a propane torch? Part of being a quality plumber isn’t just helping unclog people’s drains; people in this profession have
Septic tank maintenance does not need to be a complicated matter; following basic guidelines will prolong the life of your system and reduce your overall expenses. Keeping a written record of any professional services performed on your tank will increase the value of your home and reduce the need for unnecessary septic tank pumping. Six
It is very important, if you plan major renovations of your home (and that includes plumbings) to hire a company that is lead-safe certified by the EPA. Put into law on April, 2010, it is required that contractors performing any renovation, repair, and home improvement projects that disturb lead-based paint in homes and other facilities must